Manhattan Chef Killed in Union Square Hit and Run

The executive chef at Murray Hill’s Hill and Bay died Tuesday after a hit-and-run in Union Square. Adrian Blanc, 34, was in a crosswalk on East 14th Street after his shift on Monday night when an SUV struck him while turning left onto Union Square East, NBC reports.

The accident was caught on video, below, reportedly showing the driver clipping Blanc and dragging him a few feet before speeding off. CBS adds that police have found the Jeep Renegade — which was a Zipcar rental — but the driver is still at large. They are combing the car for fingerprints.

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